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ASN Wikibase Occurrence # 55569
Last updated: 22 February 2020
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Date:12-JUN-1979
Time:
Type:Silhouette image of generic HAR model; specific model in this crash may look slightly different
Hawker Siddeley Harrier GR.3
Owner/operator:3 Sqn Royal Air Force (3 Sqn RAF)
Registration: XV781
C/n / msn: 712031
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants: 1
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: Written off (damaged beyond repair)
Location:near RAF GŁtersloh, North Rhine-Westphalia. -   Germany
Phase: Approach
Nature:Military
Departure airport:RAF GŁtersloh (GUT/ETUO)
Destination airport:RAF GŁtersloh (GUT/ETUO)
Narrative:
Crashed on approach to GŁtersloh, West Germany following an engine fire. The pilot - Flt. Lt. T. R.Watts - ejected safely

Sources:

1. [LINK NOT WORKING ANYMORE:http://www.ejection-history.org.uk/PROJECT/YEAR_Pages/1979.htm]\
2. http://www.royharrison.co.uk/4squadron1970-73rafwildenrath.html
3. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/RAF_Gutersloh
4. http://www.ukserials.com/losses-1979.htm


Revision history:

Date/timeContributorUpdates
04-Aug-2011 23:57 Dr.John Smith Updated [Cn, Operator, Total fatalities, Total occupants, Other fatalities, Location, Country, Phase, Departure airport, Destination airport, Source, Narrative]
08-Apr-2013 21:35 Nepa Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport]
07-Jul-2013 03:50 Dr. John Smith Updated [Location, Source]
28-Oct-2019 20:00 Uli Elch Updated [Operator, Location, Departure airport, Destination airport, Narrative]
05-Nov-2019 22:06 Anon. Updated [Operator, Operator]
05-Feb-2020 11:04 stehlik49 Updated [Location, Operator]

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